Freelance BSL video Interpreters - Home based

  • Sign Solutions, BIRMINGHAM, West Midlands
  • Full-time

Company Description

Due to our rapidly expanding client base, and significant recent investment, Sign Solutions are growing our team!

Our innovative InterpretersLive! video relay interpreting service provides a British Sign Language interpreter, on demand, using a desktop computer or tablet.  Deaf employees have instant access to meetings and the ability to have phone calls with hearing customers and colleagues.

 

The same Interpreterslive! video relay service helps organisations become accessible to all Deaf consumers, via a link to our video service, from their website, which increases the accessibility rating of their website and allows Deaf people to call the organisations over the phone via a real time online BSL interpreter.

 

http://www.interpreterslive.co.uk/Live!customers/

 

 

Job Description

Our innovative InterpretersLive! video relay interpreting service provides a British Sign Language interpreter, on demand, using a desktop computer or tablet. Deaf employees have instant access to meetings and the ability to have phone calls with hearing customers and colleagues.

The same Interpreterslive! video relay service helps organisations become accessible to all Deaf consumers, via a link to our video service, from their website, which increases the accessibility rating of their website and allows Deaf people to call the organisations over the phone via a real time online BSL interpreter.

http://www.interpreterslive.co.uk/Live!customers/

Working with a broad range of corporate clients in the private and public sector, as well as individual Deaf clients, this role is to predominantly provide BSL video interpretation on a freelance basis. Various shifts and work patterns are available.

Responsibilities

· To undertake video interpreting assignments (RSLI only)

· To deliver high quality BSL/English interpreting services to all clients

· To report to Head Interpreter and Managing Director

· To maintain CPD

· To abide by NRCPD code of conduct

· To work well within the video interpreting team

Qualifications

Essential skills/qualifications/experience

  • NRCPD registration
  • RSLI status
  • Enhanced DBS
  • 3 years post qualification experience

Full 1:1 training will be provided.

Additional Information

Payment and terms on application

Full 1:1 training provided